3 hours ago

24 days until camp!

24 days until camp!

    Roxborough YMCA
    24 days until camp!
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6 hours ago

Only 7 days left in our 2018 Annual Campaign....

Only 7 days left in our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a donation and helping us reach our goal of raising $116,000. https://operations.daxko.com/features/onlinegiving/donationdetails.aspx?cid=3109&campaign=16768&campaigner=6120854

    Roxborough YMCA
    Only 7 days left in our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a donation and helping us reach our goal of raising $116,000....
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21 hours ago

We are open on Memorial Day! Facility Hours:...

We are open on Memorial Day! Facility Hours: 8:00am-1:00pm Pool Hours: 8:00am-12:30pm Child Watch 8:30am-11:00am Group Exercise classes 9am- BodyPUMP/CXWORX Combo- Studio A 10:15am- RPM- Studio B *There will be no Instructional Programming or Swimming Lessons. * The facility will operate on regular hours for the remainder of the holiday weekend. Have a safe and happy holiday!

23 hours ago

Many thanks to those who came out last night ...

Many thanks to those who came out last night to the Wissahickon Gateway meeting! The City Planning Commission has asked that WICA send our response as a group. Please email your comments to secretary@wissahickon.us by May 31st. The officers will review them and put together a combined report to be sent to the City.

    Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association - WICA
    Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association - WICA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 202 likes. The Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association serves the Wissahickon Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA 19128.
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23 hours ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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24 hours ago

25 days until we officially kick off camp!

25 days until we officially kick off camp!

    Roxborough YMCA
    25 days until we officially kick off camp!
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30 hours ago

Thanks to everyone who came out for our fundr...

Thanks to everyone who came out for our fundraiser at Tavern On Ridge yesterday.

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Volunteer Spotlight: Morgan Sims

How do you volunteer with FOW?

    Volunteer Spotlight: Morgan Sims - Friends of Wissahickon
    How do you volunteer with FOW? Woodshop, or "The Hive," as some of the guys affectionately call it. We make trail signs, bird, and bat houses, benches, picnic tables, fence railings, and whatever else the park needs. What do you love about Wissahickon Valley Park?
    https://www.fow.org

2 days ago

6PM TABATA tonight will run as Combat with Ni...

6PM TABATA tonight will run as Combat with Nicole from 6-6:30pm!

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
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3 days ago

Do you have plans for your Children this summ...

Do you have plans for your Children this summer? Check out our list of local summer camps and programs today!

    Sports & Summer Camps | Roxborough, Philadelphia
    https://roxboroughpa.com

3 days ago

We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annua...

We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a pledge and give a child or family in our community the gift is summer. Click the link below to donate today! https://operations.daxko.com/features/onlinegiving/donationdetails.aspx?cid=3109&campaign=16768&campaigner=6120854

    Roxborough YMCA
    We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a pledge and give a child or family in our community the gift is summer. Click the link below to donate today!...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

3 days ago

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

    New development controls proposed for a hidden gem of the Northwest
    New limits on development are in the works for a leafy Northwest Philadelphia neighborhood best known for its proximity to the sprawling park with which it shares a name.
    http://planphilly.com

4 days ago

On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers M...

On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's Gouramaze!

    Roxborough PA
    On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's...
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4 days ago

On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Par...

On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's GourAmaze Fine Foods and Baked Goods!

    Roxborough PA
    On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's...
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4 days ago

Are you looking for more information on Summe...

Are you looking for more information on Summer camp? Great news, we have a camp info session tonight beginning at 6:30pm in the lobby area! Stop by and have all your questions answered!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Are you looking for more information on Summer camp? Great news, we have a camp info session tonight beginning at 6:30pm in the lobby area! Stop by and have all your questions answered!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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5 days ago

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

6 days ago

9 a.m. yoga tomorrow morning is cancelled. Sw...

9 a.m. yoga tomorrow morning is cancelled. Switch it up and try out Body Combat at 9:35 a.m. in Studio A We apologize for the inconvenience.

    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

With Round One of the first Classic Towns of ...

With Round One of the first Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia People’s Choice Contest concluded, we are excited to kick-off Round Two! Show your love for Roxborough by casting your vote for the Best of the Classic Towns today.

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

6 days ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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May 18

Yoga for Relaxation on Monday mornings at 9am...

Yoga for Relaxation on Monday mornings at 9am is removed from the schedule until further notice. In the meantime, stay strong with Body Pump at 9am in Studio A!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 18

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

May 18

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May 17

It's time to take the plunge - camp is fillin...

It's time to take the plunge - camp is filling up fast! If you have not registered yet, what are you waiting for? #camp #summercamp #daycamp

    Roxborough YMCA
    It's time to take the plunge - camp is filling up fast! If you have not registered yet, what are you waiting for? #camp #summercamp #daycamp
    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

Combine your favorite things, nature and exer...

Combine your favorite things, nature and exercise! Head out to Camp Speers on May 19th for a 5K around camp! This is a great way to experience Camp Speers before summer! Follow the link for more information http://bit.ly/2Hi65m4

    Taking Our Shot at Inspiring Hope
    As we begin 2018, we look forward to a new year of raising funds to rename Type 1 Diabetes to Type None.
    https://www.racemenu.com

May 17

10:10am Pilates today will run as Core and St...

10:10am Pilates today will run as Core and Strength with Mike!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

Roxborough YMCA added 2 new photos.

It may be rainy and dreary, but our new flowers are bright and cheery!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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May 16

Garlic Mustard – An Edible, Delicious Invasive

By Trish Fries, Environmental Education Program Specialist

    Garlic Mustard - An Edible, Delicious Invasive - Friends of Wissahickon
    By Trish Fries, Environmental Education Program Specialist Garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) is a common invasive plant seen all over the forest floor in the Wissahickon and throughout the eastern United States. A native of Europe and Asia, it was introduced into this country for use medicinally and as an edible herb.
    https://www.fow.org

May 16

Take a look at our Roxborough High School vol...

Take a look at our Roxborough High School volunteers and their peers doing awesome things!

    Academy Pathways prepare students for college, career at Roxborough High
    Academy Pathways, cutting-edge technology, student leadership, innovative teachers and supportive staff are all elements at the heart of the curriculum at The Academies at Roxborough High School. Located at 6498 Ridge Ave., The Academies at Roxborough High school is the first high school in Philadelphia to implement the all-academy high school model.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

May 16

Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sun...

Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sunday, May 20th from 11 am - 3 pm For their Family and Community Open House! This free family fun event is an opportunity to learn more about the Philadelphia Folksong Society while enjoying live music, actives and more.

    Roxborough PA
    Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sunday, May 20th from 11 am - 3 pm For their Family and Community Open House! This free family fun event is an opportunity to learn more about the...
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May 16

Zumba Gold today at 11:05am will run as Trim ...

Zumba Gold today at 11:05am will run as Trim and Sculpt with Mike!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s W...

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s Wellness Retreat at Camp Speers May 18th-20th. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of wellness classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to let you recharge mind, body and spirit. Grab your friends and join us! More information here http://campspeersymca.org/womens-wellness-weekends/

    Women's Wellness Retreats " Camp Speers YMCA
    Staff from the greater Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA host the Women's Wellness retreats at Camp Speers in the Poconos. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to recharge mind, body and spirit. Enjoy yoga, canoeing, body flow classes, zumba, rock climbing and more.
    http://campspeersymca.org

May 15

Camp is a month away!! Have you registered ye...

Camp is a month away!! Have you registered yet?!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Camp is a month away!! Have you registered yet?!
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May 15

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

    Rep. Pam DeLissio
    FYI - On Wednesday, May 23rd from 6:30-7:30pm, the Philadelphia City Planning Commission is holding a public meeting where they will present draft plans for the Wissahickon Gateway Improvement Plan....
    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

May 14

With a commitment to adaptively reuse the for...

With a commitment to adaptively reuse the former Grace Lutheran Church, Ruggiero Plante Land Design shares plans for their new home on Ridge Avenue in Roxborough.

    Philadelphia Design Firm To Make Modern Home In 100-Year-Old Roxborough Church
    Philadelphia design firm to make modern home in 100-year-old Roxborough church. David Plante and Cesira Ruggiero, the principals of Ruggiero Plante Land Design, have worked for decades to improve properties around the region. Today, they are putting their expertise in engineering and design into the rehabilitation of a nearly 100-year-old church in Roxborough that will serve as their new headquarters.
    https://roxboroughpa.com

May 14

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s W...

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s Wellness Retreat at Camp Speers May 18th-20th. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of wellness classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to let you recharge mind, body and spirit. Grab your friends and join us! More information here http://campspeersymca.org/womens-wellness-weekends/

    Women's Wellness Retreats " Camp Speers YMCA
    Staff from the greater Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA host the Women's Wellness retreats at Camp Speers in the Poconos. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to recharge mind, body and spirit. Enjoy yoga, canoeing, body flow classes, zumba, rock climbing and more.
    http://campspeersymca.org

May 14

Congratulations to organizers and participant...

Congratulations to organizers and participants of the 17th Annual Roxborough Mother's Day Walk/Run. Their efforts and coordination raise funds to support Lisa's Army and Friends In Pink.

    Roxborough's 17th Annual Mother's Day Walk Benefits Cancer Charities
    Alicia Nieves reports.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 13

Combine your favorite things, nature and exer...

Combine your favorite things, nature and exercise! Head out to Camp Speers on May 19th for a 5K around camp! This is a great way to experience Camp Speers before summer! Follow the link for more information http://bit.ly/2Hi65m4

    Taking Our Shot at Inspiring Hope
    As we begin 2018, we look forward to a new year of raising funds to rename Type 1 Diabetes to Type None.
    https://www.racemenu.com

May 13

Happy Mother's Day to all Mothers on your spe...

Happy Mother's Day to all Mothers on your special day! We hope you are celebrated for the wonderful things you do for all! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjrC0hOGnlg

    Happy Mother's Day from the Y
    We asked retirees about their moms and how they felt she impacted them throughout their lives. What happened next was pretty magical...Happy Mother's Day from the YMCA!
    https://www.youtube.com/

May 12

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

May 11

Make your mark on the Roxborough Pocket Park ...

Make your mark on the Roxborough Pocket Park with limited paver and plaque engraving options to fundraise for final improvements.

    Paver & Plaque Program | Roxborough, Philadelphia
    Due to spacing constraints, we anticipate selling a limited number of paver and plaque engravings. Following the sale of these engravings the pavers and plaque will be installed at the Roxborough Pocket Park and unveiled at a Roxborough Pocket Park First Friday event by the Fall of 2018.
    https://roxboroughpa.com

May 11

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s W...

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s Wellness Retreat at Camp Speers May 18th-20th. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of wellness classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to let you recharge mind, body and spirit. Grab your friends and join us! More information here http://campspeersymca.org/womens-wellness-weekends/

    Women's Wellness Retreats " Camp Speers YMCA
    Staff from the greater Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA host the Women's Wellness retreats at Camp Speers in the Poconos. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to recharge mind, body and spirit. Enjoy yoga, canoeing, body flow classes, zumba, rock climbing and more.
    http://campspeersymca.org

May 11

Reminder that the gymnasium will be closed fr...

Reminder that the gymnasium will be closed from 6-8pm tonight for the Child Care Art Show. Please follow the gym schedule for open gym times prior to the event. We appreciate your understanding!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

The Roxborough Y is up for best gym in the Cl...

The Roxborough Y is up for best gym in the Classic Towns Peoples Choice Contest. Please take a moment and cast your vote for our Y in the link below. https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

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